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Dr., I have a bump on the left side of my neck that seems to
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Do I need to worry about luekemia in a 5 year old child who
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I'm worried about Leukemia. I'm 34 years old. I have always
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I banged my shin bone at some point a week ago and noticed a
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4.5 year old daughter has developed a red dot on left
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Three months ago I have noticed that my daughter developed
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Dr., I still have that pain on (or MAYBE below) my 12th rib.
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Doconc, I'm back. I wish I'd thought of this before I signed
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Are there lymph nodes located in the abdomen, next to the
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